Behind The Scenes At The Museum Paperback / softback
Ruby Lennox was conceived grudgingly by Bunty and born while her father, George, was in the Dog and Hare in Doncaster telling a woman in an emerald dress and a D-cup that he wasn't married.
Bunty had never wanted to marry George, but here she was, stuck in a flat above the pet shop in an ancient street beneath York Minster, with sensible and sardonic Patrica aged five, greedy cross-patch Gillian who refused to be ignored, and Ruby... Ruby tells the story of The Family, from the day at the end of the nineteenth century when a travelling French photographer catches frail beautiful Alice and her children, like flowers in amber, to the startling, witty, and memorable events of Ruby's own life.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 512 pages
- Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/01/1996
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780552996181
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